The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Mainframes
Rank 199 190 223
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +33
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 19 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.35% 0.42% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.15% 1.51% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 6 22 9
Average salary £40,750 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.13% +4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.15% +3.33%
Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1652 1528 1644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.11% 28.17% 27.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1072 1261 1344
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Mainframe
South East

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Berkshire region.

Mainframe Salary Trend in Berkshire

Mainframe
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Mainframe Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Mainframe
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +2 14 £40,750 -29.13%
Slough - 1 - -
Mainframe
South East

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Mainframe also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Mainframe.

1 16 (47.06%) Telecoms
2 14 (41.18%) IPv6
2 14 (41.18%) Client/Server
2 14 (41.18%) LAN
2 14 (41.18%) Network Security
3 13 (38.24%) Finance
4 12 (35.29%) IBM
5 11 (32.35%) IBM Mainframe
6 8 (23.53%) COBOL
7 7 (20.59%) Project Management
8 6 (17.65%) Data Analysis
8 6 (17.65%) Huawei
8 6 (17.65%) Marketing
8 6 (17.65%) Business Development
8 6 (17.65%) Test Scripting
8 6 (17.65%) Marketing Strategy
9 5 (14.71%) Migration
9 5 (14.71%) Adabas
9 5 (14.71%) Strategic Planning
10 4 (11.76%) CRM
10 4 (11.76%) Data Modelling
10 4 (11.76%) Broadband
10 4 (11.76%) UNIX
10 4 (11.76%) NATURAL
10 4 (11.76%) JCL
10 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
10 4 (11.76%) zOS
10 4 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (11.76%) Functional Testing
10 4 (11.76%) Market Research

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Mainframe also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.82%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) SaaS
2 2 (5.88%) PaaS
2 2 (5.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (41.18%) LAN
1 14 (41.18%) IPv6
1 14 (41.18%) Network Security
2 4 (11.76%) Broadband
3 2 (5.88%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) Adabas
2 2 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.88%) QlikView
2 2 (5.88%) BusinessObjects XI
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (5.88%) MS Access
2 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) ERwin
General
1 16 (47.06%) Telecoms
2 13 (38.24%) Finance
3 6 (17.65%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.94%) Publishing
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
4 1 (2.94%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Consultant
2 14 (41.18%) Cloud Consultant
3 8 (23.53%) Business Consultant
3 8 (23.53%) Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Tester
5 4 (11.76%) Programmer
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Tester
6 3 (8.82%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (5.88%) DBA
7 2 (5.88%) Project Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Junior
7 2 (5.88%) Junior DBA
7 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) SQL DBA
7 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Junior Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Mainframe Programmer
8 1 (2.94%) Mainframe Tester
8 1 (2.94%) Business Data Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) HTML
1 2 (5.88%) SAP XI
1 2 (5.88%) MDX
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) Client/Server
2 11 (32.35%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (5.88%) Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) UNIX
1 4 (11.76%) zOS
2 3 (8.82%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Windows
3 2 (5.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Project Management
2 6 (17.65%) Data Analysis
2 6 (17.65%) Business Development
2 6 (17.65%) Test Scripting
2 6 (17.65%) Marketing Strategy
3 5 (14.71%) Strategic Planning
3 5 (14.71%) Migration
4 4 (11.76%) Data Modelling
4 4 (11.76%) CRM
4 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
4 4 (11.76%) Market Research
4 4 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (11.76%) Functional Testing
5 3 (8.82%) Time Management
5 3 (8.82%) ERP
5 3 (8.82%) Data Management
6 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
6 2 (5.88%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) COBOL
2 4 (11.76%) NATURAL
2 4 (11.76%) JCL
3 3 (8.82%) SQL
4 2 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.88%) VBA
5 1 (2.94%) C
5 1 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) MBA
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) vCloud
2 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) IBM
2 6 (17.65%) Huawei
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle
3 3 (8.82%) SAP
4 2 (5.88%) Siebel
4 2 (5.88%) Trillium
4 2 (5.88%) Business Objects
4 2 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (2.94%) CA
5 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.94%) Unisys
Windsor
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £72000 per annum + £108KOTE + benefits + car
Posted: 10 days ago